Traditional Meatloaf… recipe and wine pairings
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Traditional Meatloaf… recipe and wine pairings

Recently a couple of readers reached out to ask for some more easy “comfort food” recipes, and it doesn’t get much easier, or more comforting, than meatloaf! Now one issue I always have with most online meatloaf recipes is that they’re too darn small. Who needs a 1 1/2-2lb meatloaf?!? So here’s a real meatloaf, … Continue reading

Rustic Pork Stew… recipe and wine pairings
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Rustic Pork Stew… recipe and wine pairings

So, a couple of things before I get into the story and recipe… First and foremost, it’s great to be back and putting up new content for you all! It’s been almost a year since my last post, which is far too long. Unfortunately with work, coaching, and three VERY active kids, time is a … Continue reading

Pasta with broccoli and sausage… recipe and wine pairings
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Pasta with broccoli and sausage… recipe and wine pairings

Well, like I said, you’re going to be seeing more of me now that winter is creeping up and I have far fewer time constraints. Two posts in the span of two weeks! You’re gonna get spoiled… lol. I wanted to make a nice and easy family dinner last night, but also needed something that … Continue reading

Tagliatelle Bolognese… recipe and wine pairings
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Tagliatelle Bolognese… recipe and wine pairings

Well, well, well… Long time no see guys! Sorry that I’ve been away from blogging for so long (5 months, eesh!), but between work, regular family craziness and coaching two sports, well, needless to say time to cook, let alone blog, is a luxury I really haven’t had in a while. But winter is descending … Continue reading

Baked Ziti… recipe and wine pairings
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Baked Ziti… recipe and wine pairings

Words aren’t really that necessary here… If you like pasta, and you like cheese, then you LOVE baked ziti. I mean how can’t you? It’s ooey-gooey cheesy deliciousness. And you can do so much with it. Vegetables, various meats, even play around with the cheeses… but I like to keep mine pretty simple. Pasta, cheese, … Continue reading